Monthly Archives: July 2011

Day 1,030

It’s been a few days since I’ve felt up to putting some thoughts here. A few tough days, if we’re being honest. Chemo sucks. There’s just no way around that fact. Friday was basically a complete loss, as I either … Continue reading

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Day 1,029

So I was hopeful Dave would be updating the blog today but he is now resting. He spent all his energy he had this morning playing scrabble with Paula and I. We decided before we started that the loser had … Continue reading

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Day 1,028

Today has turned out to be another one of those bad days. Dave is currently sleeping off the feeling of “getting hit by a truck.” He has spent most of his day resting as sleeping is much better than being … Continue reading

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Day 1,027

I was told ahead of time that there’d be good days and bad days. I’m now aware of the fact that they weren’t kidding, as this has been a bad day. It hasn’t been intolerable, but it’s been rough. It … Continue reading

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Day 1,026 (with news)

It’s been a long day, but after answering approximately 40 trillion questions, I finally have some time to write. Today’s post will probably be more factual than creative, since I know a lot of you are using this blog for … Continue reading

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Day 1,026

We are here. Dave is currently getting a permanent IV placed. No news yet.

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Day 1,025

I woke up this morning thankful that I have been able to sleep peacefully through the nights and thankful that Dave was still by my side. Yesterday, just being home, I got to forget for just a brief moment everything … Continue reading

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Day 1,024

I’m currently staring out the window of my wife’s office here at the Cancer Center. She has a great view of some power lines, the top of a weird building, and a freeway. Scenic it’s not, but it’s kind of … Continue reading

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Day 1,023

When a character in a movie ends up facing his own mortality, the plot becomes fairly predictable.  He gains perspective and realizes that whatever trivial things were the focus of his attention in the first half of the movie are … Continue reading

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Day 1,022

Dave and I are currently sitting in Panera enjoying a bite to eat and a break from the heat.  Every second together is sweet.  We are thankful that we have this weekend to just be together before he starts the … Continue reading

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